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An Integrated Building Management System Puts the 'Smart' in Smart Building

Published: 11 October 2012

ID: G00224689

Analyst(s): Chet Geschickter , James F. Hines


The new San Francisco Public Utilities Commission building is an example of modern smart building design. This report identifies the best practices that were utilized in the implementation of its integrated building management system.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Determine the Scope of IBMS Functionality
  • Incorporate Special Requirements Early
  • Issue a Compliance Statement
  • Employ a Central Data Warehouse

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